Psychology Course Requirements

PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR

  • Required Courses
    PY 205 Helping Relationships – 3
    MA 221 Elementary Statistics – 4
    PY 305 Counseling – 3
    PY 313 Abnormal Psychology – 3
    PY 315 Social Psychology – 3
    PY 321 Research Methods – 3
    PY326 Behavior Modification I – 2
    PY 327 Behavior Modification II – 2
    PY 360 Personality Psychology – 3
    At least one out of three
    PY 204 Child and Adolescent Development – 3
    PY 215 Human Development – 3
    SW 215 Human Behavior and Social Environment – 3

TOTAL HOURS 32

  • Electives:
    Select 12 credits from the following: PY 302 Tests and Measurements – 3
    PY 311 Marriage and Family Life – 3
    PY 329 Human Sexuality – 3
    PY 330 Animal Behavior – 4
    PY 335 Psychology of Learning – 3
    PY 405 Physiological Psychology – 3
    PY 420 Psychology Seminar – 2-4
    PY 428 Psychology Internship – 3-10
    PY 442 Senior Seminar – 2
    PY 451 Research Seminar – 1
    PY 452 Research Seminar II – 1
  • TOTAL HOURS – 12

TOTAL HOURS IN MAJOR: 44

  • Minimum upper-level hours in major 16
  • Minimum cumulative Tabor GPA 2.0

Note: If the student has declared two majors, the requirements should be checked by an advisor in each department.